- CALLED OUT INFORMATION SERVICE
Witness Our Welcome 2000:
God's Promise Is For You!
an historic ecumenical gathering of Welcoming Churches and their allies in
the U.S. and Canada
August 3-6, 2000
Northern Illinois University (outside Chicago)
Worship * Workshops * Bible Study * Performances
Celebrations * Denominational Gatherings * Youth Program
Speakers/Leaders to include:
Steve Charleston- Michael Kinnamon- Janie Spahr-
Jimmy Creech- Eric H.F. Law- Susan Brooks- Thistlethwaite
Chris Glaser- Virginia Ramey Mollenkott- Mel White-
Carter Heyward- Melanie May- Walter Wink-
Mary E. Hunt- Melanie Morrison-
Grace Imanthiu- Jeanne Audrey Powers
We will gather as members and friends of the Welcoming Church Movement
to worship, study and play.
We will gather in our human diversity to celebrate God's love
for people of all sexual orientations.
We will gather to experience the presence of Jesus Christ
and participate in the Spirit's work to transform church and society.
For more information on this gala event, or
to find out how you can support WOW2000, contact:
5250 N. Broadway, PMB#111
Chicago, IL 60640
Email Us: Markleby@...
Affirming Congregation Programme (United Church of Canada)
Association of Welcoming and Affirming Baptists (American Baptist)
More Light Presbyterians
Open & Affirming Ministries (Disciples of Christ)
Open and Affirming Program (United Church of Christ)
Reconciling in Christ Program (Lutheran)
Reconciling Congregation Program (United Methodist)
Supportive Congregations Network (Brethren/Mennonite)
Major Funding Provided By:
Broadway United Church of Christ (New York)
E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation
First United Church of Oak Park (Illinois)